Invigorate your body, mind and soul by taking dance classes with NORDC.  We offer a variety of classes for youth, teens, adults and seniors of all skill levels at all recreation centers . Classes are free unless otherwise noted in the calendar descriptions. Register at your rec center of choice.

About the instructors and programmatic partners

The NORDC/NOBA Center for Dance was founded in 1992 as a groundbreaking cultural and community partnership between the NORDC and the New Orleans Ballet Association (NOBA) to make dance accessible to all school-age children. NORDC/NOBA Center for Dance also offers classes for adults and seniors.

Tekrema Center for Art & Culture promotes the development and perseverance of African and African Diaspora art and culture through the performing and visual arts, humanities and programming.

Casa Samba classes combine traditional music, vocals, theater, dance and drumming to capture the spirit of Carnival in Brazil and Afro-Brazilian traditions and history.

Fit NOLA @ NORDC provides a variety free dance activities for people of all ages and skill levels at NORDC rec centers and playgrounds.

Danze Fit NOLA A group of energetic instructors who teach Zumba at Gernon Brown.

Dancing Grounds brings high quality, inclusive, and accessible dance education to New Orleans residents of all ages and backgrounds. Dance is used as a vehicle for developing youth change agents, inspiring health and wellness, and promoting social justice.

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